At the 2016 CHSL Pom Pon & Dance Championship held at Marian High School on Sunday, January 31, the Irish Pom Pon & Dance team placed first in the Cardinal division with a score of 602.2 points. CHSL honors were: Alaina Black (All-Academic), Alyssa Huth (All-League), and Katlin Gruden & Grace Topoleski (All-Catholic).
It was a busy week for the Notre Dame Swim and Dive team as the Irish took on a pair of top Division I teams. On Tuesday, Notre Dame fell to Lake Orion by only 11 points despite being outnumbered by 17 swimmers. Alex Impellizzeri broke his own school-record with a 223 six-dive set and a meet win. The 200 Medley Relay team of Peter McNelis, Carl Wacker, Rudy Aguilar, and Aidan Schurig also earned a state cut and team record time of 1:44.97 against the Dragons. The Irish returned […]
Longtime fixture on campus shows 'exemplary leadership capabilities' in athletics; primary focus is on safety and well-being of student-athletes. With more than 2,000 coaching victories combined in volleyball and softball, Notre Dame Prep’s Betty Wroubel is among the winningest coaches in Michigan High School Athletic Association history in both sports. But on-field success is only a part of her significant impact on athletics as a whole over a career that’s stretched 40 years and will be celebrated Sunday, Feb. 7, when she receives the MHSAA’s 29th Women In Sports Leadership Award during the […]
Sarah Stewart was not going to let Notre Dame Prep lose Tuesday night. The Fighting Irish freshman scored eight of her team-high 13 points in the fourth quarter, helping her team hold off visiting Allen Park Cabrini 47-41. “In the first half she didn’t want to shoot much, because she’s a freshman,” Notre Dame Prep head coach Pat Battani said. “She does everything, but she doesn’t want to fee like she’s overstepping her freshman ‘thing.’ “She’s not afraid to shoot once she gets comfortable. She keeps making play after play.” […]
PONTIAC – Pontiac Notre Dame Prep couldn’t catch up with Capac, but the Fighting Irish did manage a 4-1 record and a second place finish behind Capac Saturday at the Notre Dame Prep Duals. The Irish defeated Dearborn, Sterling Heights, University of Detroit Jesuit and Clarkston’s B team during the tournament. “Today was the (highest) peak we’ve been as a team since I’ve been here,” said Irish coach Ian McClain, in his fourth year at the helm. “I’ve seen us excel each week.” David Pohlman (215) and Joey Agro (145) […]